• Resources

    Educational Resources

    How-To-Study.com - Provides resources to promote and develop great study skills.

    Test Taking and Study Tips - Provides tips to help students adapt their test-taking and studying strategies to various exam formats and styles.

     

    Career Resources

    Xello (formerly Career Cruising) - This is a website available for UGHS students to explore a varity of post secondary options.  Interest inventories, post secondary school searches and information on hundreds of careers are available.  To access, students should be logged into their UGHS Google Account.

    College Board Career Browser - Browse major and career profiles using categories, keywords or interests.

     

    Community Resources

    2-1-1 Racine Program - 2-1-1 exists to provide human services information and referral, supportive listening and crisis intervention services to the residents of Southeastern Wisconsin.  This complrehensive program can be utilized by dialing 2-1-1 on any phone.  You can also search their website to find a wide range of services available in Southeastern Wisconsin.

    SAFE Haven - The SAFE Haven Shelter is an eight bed multi-cultural community based residential shelter locally controlled by SAFE Haven of Racine, Inc. (formerly Racine Runaway), a private non-profit incorporated in 1971 and licensed by the State as a group home for youth through age 17 in need of emergency shelter due to runaway behaviors and homelessness. Counseling is provided to the youth and family members. The project provides residential and non-residential services to runaway and homeless youth including: outreach to youth and the community, direct individual 24 hour intake and assessment; temporary shelter for up to 14 days; food and clothing; individual, group, family and peer counseling sessions for the youth and their family members; positive youth development case management including information and coordinated referral; recreation and leisure activities; aftercare; follow-up, and evaluation. SAFE Haven staff work to prevent youth from running away or becoming homeless through drop-in or home-based services.

    United Way of Racine County - United Way is a community impact organization.  They envision a community where individuals and families achieve their potential through healthy lives, educaiton and financial stability.  Their mission is to mobilize the caring power of Racine County to improve lives and transform the community.

     

    Social/Emotional Resources

    National Institute of Mental Health

    WebMD - Mental Health

    National Suicide Hotline

    Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

    S.A.F.E. Alternatives

    American Academy of Pediatrics - Emotional Wellness

     

    AODA Resources

    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    National Institute on Drug Abuse

    Partnership to End Addiction

    Narcotics Anonymous

    Council on Chemical Abuse